We Can’t Have Nice Things – Advertising edition

We Can’t Have Nice Things – Advertising edition

  An ad agency in New York cooked up a novel campaign to advertise themselves to potential clients. ¬†They mailed a top executive at each firm a stuffed toy…and a ransom note. The words, cut out of magazines and newspapers in classic ransom note style, read...

We Can’t Have Nice Things: Art & Antiquities Edition

In the height of irony, many priceless works of art and antiquities have been destroyed by the people who were trying to preserve them. Modern art can be especially susceptible to accidental destruction by well-meaning parties. Some things were destroyed by unthinking...